S Jaishankar

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EAM S Jaishankar To Kickstart New Zealand, Australia Official Visit

Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is all set to begin his New Zealand, Australia, from October 5. The visit to New Zealand is scheduled to attend an event, on October 6, in Aukland. Notably, EAM Jaishankar along with New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern will felicitate members of the Indian community, for their contributions and achievements in New Zeland. Moreover, the leaders will also release [email protected] postage, marking Azadi-Ka-Amrit-… read-more

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 09:25 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Politics, EAM S Jaishankar, New Zealand Visit, PM Jacinda Ardern, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav

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Kochi Metro Station

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Kochi Metros Launches Freedom Ride For Rs 10 On Independence Day

Under the "Freedom Travel" initiative, the Kochi Metro authority launched the scheme, which allows travel to commuters at Rs 10 only. Launched on August 15, as a part of the "Aazadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav" travellers can take any distance ticket taken from any station in between 6 am to 11 pm, will be for Rs 10. The freedom ride, in association with MyByk will begin from JLN Stadium.

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 03:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Independence Day, Travel, Kochi Metro, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, Freedom Ride

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BEST Extends Rs 1 "Freedom Travel" Plan Till August 31

The Bombay Electric Supply & Transport (BEST) decided to extend the "freedom plan" till August 31. Under the initiative, users can download "Chalo App" and purchase Rs 1 ticket, which can be used to travel any route in the City, with both Ac/ Non-AC buses. Launched on August 1, under the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav', the plan is extended till August 31 and has been used by 1 lakh Mumbaikars.

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 10:40 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, BEST Bus, Mumbai, initiative, Travel

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Addresses Nation On I-Day, Calls India "Mother Of Democracy"

After hoisting the national flag, on the 76th Independence Day, PM Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the Red Fort, Delhi, on August 15. In his speech to the citizens, PM Modi called India "Mother of Democracy". In his speech, Modi remembered the philosophers and freedom fighters, who struggled for the Independence India. "An aspirational society is important for any nation," said PM Modi and recalled the philosophy of Gandhi.

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 10:15 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, Independence Day, Speech, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, Mahatma Gandhi

PM Narendra Modi Hoists National Flag

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PM Modi Hoists National Flag At Red Fort On 76th Independence Day

PM Narendra Modi hoisted the national flag at Red Fort, Delhi, on the occasion of the 76th Independence Day of India. On August 15, 2022, prior to hoisting the flag, PM Modi inspected the Guard of Honour, positioned directly in front of the National Flag across the moat below the ramparts. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, MoS for Defence Ajay… read-more

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 09:25 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: National Flag, 76th Independence Day, PM Narendra Modi, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, Red Fort


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TMC To Hold "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav" Marathon On August 14

The Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) along with the Thane district athletics association will conduct a 10-km marathon competition and annual cyclothon on August 14, the eve of the 75th Independence Day celebration. The celebration has been launched under the "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav". The TMC chief Dr. Vipin Sharma appealed to citizens to participate in this marathon in large numbers, which will begin from the TMC Headquarters.

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 02:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: National, Marathon, Thane Municipal Corporation, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, Independence Day

Vaccination Drive In Karnataka

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Karnataka CM Encourages People To Get Free Booster Dose, Launches Drive

Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai launched the free 75-day booster dose vaccination drive and asked eligible people (18 to 59-year-old) to get the precautionary dose.  During the launch, Bommai said, about 7,500 vaccination centres have been opened for the campaign with health workers to cover the targeted people in the state. Furthermore, he appreciated the efforts of the BJP-led Central Government to launch the drive, as Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav… read-more

Mon, 18 Jul 2022 - 10:20 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Basavaraj Bommai, Covid-19 Booster, Karnataka CM, PM Modi, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Vaccination Drive

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Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Free Booster Vaccination Drive Begins Across India

Nationwide special booster vaccination drive for eligible people, (18-59) years old age group, begins on July 15. The vaccine drive has been launched under the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' to mark the 75 years of Independence of India. Eligible people who have completed their two Covid-19 vaccine doses, and have a duration gap of six months between the booster and two doses, can take booster in their respective states.

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 09:25 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, Booster Doses, Vaccination Drive, Covid-19, Union government

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COVID Vaccine

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Free Booster Covid-19 Doses For Eligible People Under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Under the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebration, to mark the 75th Independence Day, the Union Health Department will give a free booster vaccination dose against Covid-19. Under the drive, eligible people in the 18-59 age group will get free precaution doses at government vaccination centres. The 75-day special drive will begin on July 15, across India. Notably, 18-59-year-old people can get their booster-dose with 6-months gap between two-… read-more

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 07:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: COVID_19, Booster Dose, Union Health Ministry, Vaccination Drive, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav

Book Fair

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NBT Organises 9-Day Book Fair In Shimla As "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav'

The National Book Trust organised a nine-day book fair in Shimla. Starting from June 25, the fair will continue till July 3, as a part of "Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav'. Yuvraj Malik, the director of NBT said, the celebration of the book fair will witness over 70 stalls, and participation from 45 publishers, books available in various languages. He further added, he fair is organised to promote reading-culture among youths.

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 09:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Book Fair, Shimla, Aazadi ka Amrit mahotsav, National Book Trust, Nine-Day Event

Courtesy: ANI